The top two players in the Class of 2018 will take visits this weekend: R.J. Barrett to Arizona and Oregon, and Zion Williamson to Kentucky.
Dana Altman looks for versatility in his recruits and Louis King fits Oregon's mold.
Five-star prospect Louis King, a shooting guard out of New Jersey, has committed to Oregon.
Texas didn't make the NCAA tournament a year ago. It will this time. But the Longhorns aren't alone among teams ready to play again in March instead of just watching.
The NCAA said Wednesday that former Pacific men's basketball coach Ron Verlin failed to promote an atmosphere of compliance when he violated academic misconduct and recruiting rules to make prospects eligible.
Kansas coach Bill Self said he admires his peers who continue to coach in their late 60s and early 70s, but he said he's not interested in duplicating their longevity.
NCAAM RPI Leader
|RK||TEAM||CONF||W-L||BPI RK||SOS RK||SOR RK||RPI RK|
|8||West VirginiaWVU||Big 12||28-9||8||25||12||24|
|21||Iowa StateISU||Big 12||24-11||21||2||15||22|
- BPI RK: Rank in the Basketball Power Index (BPI) among all Division I teams.
- SOS RK: Strength of Schedule (SOS) rank among all Division I teams based on how a typical 25th ranked team would do against each team's schedule to date. SOS accounts for the game location, day's rest, travel distance, and high altitude in addition to opponent strength.
- SOR RK: Rank of Strength of Record (SOR) among all Division I teams. SOR reflects the chance a typical 25th ranked team would have team's record or better, given the schedule on a 0 to 100 scale, where 100 is best.
- RPI RK: Team's rank in official NCAA Ratings Percentage Index (RPI).